Hope Lodge

1777 Whitemarsh Encampment

Encampment

Saturday and Sunday, November 1 and 2, 2014, 10am to 4pm.

Hope Lodge mansion open for self-guided tours all day, except during the skirmishes.

Saturday
11:30amSkirmish re-enactment in back field
1:30pmTour of the Earthworks in the Back Field
2:30pmSkirmish re-enactment in back field
Sunday
10amRevolutionary War era church service in the formal garden
1pmWeapons demonstration and pistol duel in back field
1:30pmTour of the Earthworks in the Back Field
2:30pmSkirmish re-enactment in back field (followed by a tug-of-war)

Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for seniors (age 60+) and youths (ages 6 to 17). Children ages 5 and under are free. There is a special family (one car) admission of $20.

This event commemorates the time from November 2 to December 11, 1777 when General George Washington and the Continental Army were encamped in the Whitemarsh Hills.

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